Biden’s Pick For A.G. Believes Attacks After Hours On Federal Property Isn’t Domestic Terrorism

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Merrick Garland took questions in the Senate today in support of his nomination by President Joe Biden for US Attorney General.

Senator Josh Hawley asked Garland his thoughts on “assaults on federal property in places other than Washington, DC, Portland, for instance, Seattle.” Garland said, in essence, that while the attack on the Capitol was domestic terrorism, the attacks on federal buildings over the summer likely were not. More

19 Comments on Biden’s Pick For A.G. Believes Attacks After Hours On Federal Property Isn’t Domestic Terrorism

  1. So, it depends which shift the insurrectionists/protesters are working, as to whether they are considered terrorists or not?

    Peasants with pitchforks –and torches– showing up after dark at the Capitol would be a ‘mostly peaceful protest’?

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  2. I’ll wager a dollar to your donut that had a Trump supporter hurled a firebomb at a closed federal building at night, he would be charged by Garland with terrorism, attempted murder, insurrection, and arson.

    Change my mind.

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  3. Merrick Garland: “If confirmed, I will supervise the prosecution of white supremacists and others who stormed the Capitol on January 6, a heinous attack that sought to disrupt a cornerstone of our democracy.”

    new rules – daytime violence is terrorism & nighttime violence is not terrorism

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  4. The crazy runs completely throughout the Democrats
    – Politicians
    – Protesters
    – General public
    – Even their judges are crazy

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  5. I also advocate vandalism and terror after hours; much more convenient with fewer ,gov employees hanging around.
    And if you don’t recognize sarcasm, you’re probably a democrat.

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